Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

George Delano Lewis

Male 1852 - 1928  (76 years)


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  • Name George Delano Lewis 
    Born 1852  Lockport, Niagara, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1877  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    teacher 
    Occupation 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    School Teacher 
    Religion 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    C. Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1891  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Insurance Agent 
    Religion 1891  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-115486 
    Died 14 Jun 1928  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I115486  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Family Isabella Linton,   b. 4 Sep 1856, Lilliesleaf, , Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1938, Glen Rock, New Jersey, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 12 Aug 1874  Chesterfield, Blandford Township, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Margaret Eva "Maggie" Lewis,   b. 28 Jun 1875, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1962, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     2. Adam Lillico Lewis,   b. 21 May 1877, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1941, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     3. Frank Seath Lewis,   b. 23 Sep 1878, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1925, Collingwood, Nottawasaga Twp., Simcoe Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     4. Joseph Linton Lewis,   b. 4 Mar 1883, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Jessie George Lewis,   b. 26 Dec 1884, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F30539  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1852 - Lockport, Niagara, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Aug 1874 - Chesterfield, Blandford Township, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - teacher - 1877 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - School Teacher - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - C. Presbyterian - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Insurance Agent - 1891 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1891 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Jun 1928 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • George D. Lewis - The funeral took place to Ayr cemetery on Saturday afternoon of the late George D. Lewis of Toronto, whose death occurred on Thursday, in his 76th year. He was a former principal of Ayr Public School, and will be well and favorably remembered by numerous of his old pupils. After leaving here, he lived in Orangeville for many years, being a former mayor of that town. Deceased was a member of Ayr Masonic Lodge. Besides his widow, whose maiden name was Isobel Linton, he is survived by two sons, Adam L., vice-president of Southam Press, and. J. L., of Sinclair-Valentine, both of Toronto, and two daughters, Mrs. Spencer of Winnipeg and Mrs., Head of New York.

      The Ayr News Jun 21 1929 pg 3

  • Sources 
    1. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, North Div. 2 Page 13.

    2. [S2515] Galt 1891 Sect. 2, Section 2 Page 1.

    3. [S655] Vit - ON - Birth Registration, birth certificate 22175 (1877), Adam Lillico Lewis.
      Adam Lillico Lewis Date of Birth: 21 May 1877 Gender: Male Birth County: Oxford Father's Name: George D Lewis (teacher of Blenheim) Mother's Name: Isabell Linton

    4. [S1800] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1891, Section 2 Page 1.

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: George D Lewis Age: 21 Birth Date: abt 1853 Birth Place: Lockeport New York Marriage Date: 12 Aug 1874 Marriage County or District: Oxford Father: George Lewis Mother: Sarah Lewis Spouse: Isabella Linton Spouse's Age: 19 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1855 Spouse Birth Place: West Riddle Scotland Spouse Father: Adam Linton Spouse Mother: Margaret Linton